Tag Archives | extremism

30th November 2015

Far-right Extremism

It is important to remember that whilst the threat from so-called Islamic State has been a focus in the Counter Terrorism and Security Act, the Prevent Duty is clear that extremism of all kinds should be tackled too. Read the rest

16th November 2015

Terrorist Events: Supporting Children

The terrible events in Paris on Friday 13th November has highlighted the very unsettled world in which we live. Read the rest

1st November 2015

Training about the Prevent Duty

Along with colleagues in local authorities, I have been taking many questions about training for the Prevent Duty. Read the rest

19th October 2015

Safeguarding Flowchart

It is important that everyone understands clearly the steps that are taken when dealing with a safeguarding concern. It is useful to pull everything together into one flowchart, so that the information is readily available. Read the rest

12th October 2015

REVISED Safer Working Practices (2015)

Keeping Children Safe (July 2015) states that schools must have a staff code of conduct. Many schools based their code on a guidance document issued in 2009: Guidance for Safer Working Practice for Adults who work with Children and Young People in Education. Read the rest

5th October 2015

Hidden Cameras

In August 2015 a boarding school housemaster was jailed after pleading guilty to filming pupils in toilets, showers and changing rooms using hidden cameras, both at the school and his own home. Read the rest